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The Weather on Opening Day

The Weather on Opening Day
Baseball is a long season. It begins before the trees leaf out, and  it’s not over until the leaves are falling. In between, there are cold night games in April, sweaty  afternoons in July, bittersweet Septembers. But the beginning is now, in the bare beginnings of spring. Opening Day swells like the buds on the... Read more »

These Are the Opening Days

If March is the door out of winter, April is that door opening.  Are you ready?  A chill continues, but  there is an undercurrent in the air, a warmth in the angle of the sun. That first 60-degree day is surprising, isn’t it?  But, don’t be fooled—it is intoxicating! How quickly we forget. It’s like... Read more »